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3 hrs ago | ABC News

After the Parade: Queensland Anzac Day special

Meet the panel featured in the 7.30 Queensland and Evenings with Rebecca Levingston special 2014 Anzac event 'After the Parade' discussing the issues facing veterans.

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3 hrs ago | Anna.aero

Tigerair Australia continues the build-up of Brisbane base

Pictured with Tigerair Australia cabin crew on the inaugural flights from Brisabane to Cairns were from : Cairns Airport CEO Kevin Brown; Local member for Cairns and Assistant Minister for Tourism, Gavin King; Janice Aniston, GM Aviation and Marketing, Cairns Airport; Rob Sharp, Tigerair CEO; and Mayor of Cairns Bob Manning.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

5 hrs ago | ABC News

World's longest horse race chasing Aussie riders

We all know Australians are tough but even a seasoned rider might hesitate at signing up for 1000 kilometres on the back of a wild pony.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

Wed Apr 23, 2014

ABC News

Light Horse re-enactment honors young fallen

Australia's largest Lighthorse Brigade re-enactment troop will march in the streets Maleny on the Sunshine Coast this Anzac Day.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, History in the News

Wall Street Journal

A Heritage Home in Australia

The owner of this restored house near Melbourne collaborated with a team of designers to create a variety of artistic interiors.-Andre Cooray Adam Garrisson, an Australian property investor who also restores heritage properties, transformed what was a derelict 19th-century house into a designer decorated, family home.

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ABC News

Queensland researchers say seaweed may help the Great Barrier Reef

The humble seaweed is already used in various ways including for human consumption, livestock feed and in everyday household products.

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NEWS.com.au

Shocking gang rape of girl, 8,

POLICE are investigating the gang rape of an eight-year-old girl on troubled Mornington Island in the Gulf of Carpentaria.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Riot,

NEWS.com.au

Newman to end poll 'intimidation'

THEIR relationship was 'rocky'. During one fight he broke her cheek. During the last, he killed her in an act of 'plain savagery'.

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International Business Times

UFO Sightings: Commercial Pilot Captures Photo of UFO in Caloundra, Queensland

An experienced commercial pilot was left baffled last Good Friday, April 18, after witnessing and capturing an image of a mysterious in-flight object over Caloundra in Queensland, Australia .

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Related Topix: UFO and Alien, Australia, World News, Oceania,

Sydney Morning Herald

Would you pay a random person to taxi you around?

On Tuesday night a woman who usually delivers fast food to Sydney homes drove me from the Opera House to my apartment in Surry Hills for a measly $7.10.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

ABC News

Chemical blaze forces evacuation in Bundaberg

A primary school and more than 50 businesses and homes were evacuated in Bundaberg in southern Queensland after a large chemical fire destroyed a commercial building.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Fire

NEWS.com.au

Queenslander who led the charge

THE first line in the bloody chapter of Australian history that is Gallipoli, was written by a Queenslander - Lieutenant Duncan Chapman.

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ABC News

Memorial held for murdered Rockhampton schoolgirl

A memorial service has been held to remember nine-year-old Keyra Steinhardt who was murdered in Rockhampton in central Queensland 15 years ago.

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USA Today

Who wore it best - Mindy or Kate?

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Entertainment

Townsville Bulletin

Grand designs for port precinct

A concept drawing of what the port land precinct along the banks of Ross Creek could look like when fully developed.

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NEWS.com.au

Boy from Oz is big ... in Korea

HE IS the Aussie superstar with fame, a gruelling schedule and adoring fans. But Jason Jang lacks one thing - the rock star pay packet.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Australia, World News, Oceania

International Business Times

Queensland Teen Alyssa Azar to Reach Mt. Everest Summit Despite 'Deadly Avalanche'

Doctors expecting the arrival of the victims of a Mount Everest avalanche standby near the helipad at Grandi International Hospital in Kathmandu.

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Related Topix: Avalanche, Australia, World News, Oceania, Natural Disasters

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Yahoo!

$28 b 'hole' in Qld asset sale plan: Labor

Labor says it has found a $28 billion hole in the Newman government's proposal to pay down Queensland's debt.

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ABC News

Cyclone Ita fallout fails to deter Easter holiday-makers in north Queensland

A peak Queensland tourism group says there were strong visitor numbers in the state's north over the Easter holidays, as the clean-up after Tropical Cyclone Ita continues.

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KGWN

Wyo. continues Linc review amid Australia charges

State officials say they're not yet privy to the details of any environmental problems a company seeking to experiment with underground coal gasification in Wyoming allegedly caused with a similar project in Australia.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government, Wyoming, Matt Mead, US Governors, Australia, World News

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